In Loving Memory

Dorothy (Macat) Goodlett

Dorothy (Macat) Goodlett
August 6, 1952
December 29, 2017
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Dorothy Dell Macat Goodlett, 65, of Brenham, passed away at her home Friday, December 29, 2017.

Visitation will be Tuesday, January 2nd from 6-8 p.m. in Brenham Memorial Chapel.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 3rd at 10 a.m. at Champion Fellowship with Pastor Tim Webb officiating and Pastor Allen McClure assisting. Interment will follow in Prairie Lea Cemetery.

Dorothy was born August 6, 1952 in Bellville to Otto and Imogene (Hoppe) Macat. She attended schools in Bellville and then in Brenham, when her family moved there. Upon completing cosmetology school, she began her career as a beautician. She was much loved by her customers at Happy Hair, Brenham Beauty Salon, Kruse Village and other nursing homes.

On March 1, 1969, Dorothy was married to Richard Goodlett by Rev. R. L. Gilpin at First United Methodist Church. She was a fantastic mom and grandmother. She was fun to be with and enjoyed entertaining and cooking. Dorothy loved “doing projects” with husband Richard like opening Sophie’s Bed & Breakfast and landscaping and yard maintenance around her house using her “green thumb”. She had a strong faith and was an inspiration to others.

Loving family includes: husband, Richard Goodlett; sons and daughters-in-law, Nathan and Bridget Goodlett, Brandon and Janna Goodlett all of College Station; grandchildren, Hayden Goodlett, Cole Goodlett and Layla Goodlett; brothers and sisters-in-law, Delphine and Frances Merkel, Darwin Macat, Douglas and Joann Macat; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Pallbearers will be: Dean Anderson, Hayden Goodlett, Stephen Hohlt, David Hughes, Jonathan Macat, Joshua Macat, Matt Macat and Darron Smith. Honorary pallbearer will be Cole Goodlett.

Memorial are requested to Champion Fellowship.

Services are in the care of Brenham Memorial Chapel, 2300 Stringer St., Brenham, TX 77833. 979.836.3611 Share tributes at